Outdoor Elements designs and brings life to all of the components of amazing landscaped spaces. The Outdoor Elements team has the education, experience and creativity to design, build and maintain award-winning outdoor spaces. Our team has won over 35 local, state and national awards for exceptional landscaping and pool projects. From inception to execution, Outdoor Elements' breadth of experience ensures a streamlined process and successful outcome.
What We Offer:
Derek Steele, Founder and President
Derek Steele is an accomplished entrepreneur and executive leader with over twenty years of experience in building successful organizations, fifteen of which are in commercial and residential landscaping and construction. Derek and his dedicated team have won over 35 local, state and national awards for exceptional landscape and pool construction projects. He is a dynamic leader with the ability to motivate people both within and outside of the organization. Derek has been integral in building successful sales and marketing programs, HR development, operational procedures and process implementation. He constantly strives for integrity, innovation and quality in his business, while delivering an exceptional value.
In his personal life, Derek has a mission to serve others. His mission is not only exhibited in the corporate environment; it is also exemplified by his supporting and volunteering at local charities focused on helping children who are homeless or families and children who struggle with substance abuse. Derek is a Teen and Family volunteer and the former board president of Teen and Family Services in Houston. Derek is a published author and an accomplished speaker who has been featured on numerous national and international television and radio programs.
Roger C. Camp, Co-Founder
Roger Camp is a seasoned business leader who is the founder and majority principal of Camp Construction Services. He brings an impeccable reputation and over 25 years experience in the construction industry to the Outdoor Elements team, and is known for his integrity and unmatched dedication to customer service. Roger is very active in the Houston Apartment Association, serving on the Board of Directors and the Political Action Steering Committee. He also served as president of the HAA’s Product Service Council and was voted their supplier of the year in 2000 and Go Getter of the Year in 2007.
Roger graduated Summa Cum Laude in 1990 from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in business management, and also holds a Master of Science degree from St. Thomas University, Miami, Florida. He is married to Jennifer Camp and is the proud father of three daughters, Ginger, Chanler and Spenser.